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The Oxford Book of American Poetry
By Oxford University Press USA
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mpn: 9780195162516, ean: 9780195162516, isbn: 019516251X,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 50 reviews
Here is the eagerly awaited new edition of The Oxford Book of American Poetry brought completely up to date and dramatically expanded by poet David Lehman. It is a rich, capacious volume, featuring the work of more than 200 poets-almost three times a...
Native Guard: Poems
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mpn: 9780618872657, ean: 9780618872657, isbn: 0618872655,
4.4 out of 5 stars with 47 reviews
Through elegiac verse that honors her mother and tells of her own fraught childhood, Natasha Trethewey confronts the racial legacy of her native Deep South -- where one of the first black regiments, the Louisiana Native Guards, was called into servic...
For Colored Girls Who Have Considered Suicide When the Rainbow Is Enuf
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ean: 9780684843261, isbn: 0684843269,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
From its inception in California in 1974 to its highly acclaimed critical success at Joseph Papp's Public Theater and on Broadway, the Obie Award-winning for colored girls who have considered suicide/when the rainbow is enuf has excited, inspired, an...
Bright Dead Things: Poems
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mpn: 51, ean: 9781571314710, isbn: 1571314717,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
Bright Dead Things examines the chaos that is life, the dangerous thrill of living in a world you know you have to leave one day, and the search to find something that is ultimately disorderly, and marvelous, and ours.”A book of bravado and intro...
Sir Gawain and the Green Knight (Norton Critical Editions)
By W. W. Norton & Company
mpn: 9780393930252, ean: 9780393930252, isbn: 0393930254,
4.9 out of 5 stars with 88 reviews
This long-awaited Norton Critical Edition of Sir Gawain and the Green Knight includes Marie Borroff’s celebrated, newly revised verse translation with supporting materials not to be found in any other single volume. The text is accompanied by a det...
When My Brother Was an Aztec
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ean: 9781556593833, isbn: 155659383X,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 24 reviews
"I write hungry sentences," Natalie Diaz once explained in an interview, "because they want more and more lyricism and imagery to satisfy them." This debut collection is a fast-paced tour of Mojave life and family narrative: A sister fights for or ag...
Egghead: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas Alone
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mpn: 22159450, ean: 9781455519132, isbn: 1455519138,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 51 reviews
A strange and charming collection of hilariously absurd poetry, writing, and illustration from one of today's most popular young comedians...EGGHEAD: Or, You Can't Survive on Ideas AloneBo Burnham was a precocious teenager living in his parents' atti...
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ean: 9781608468560, isbn: 1608468569,
4.1 out of 5 stars with 13 reviews
Electric Arches is an imaginative exploration of Black girlhood and womanhood through poetry, visual art, and narrative prose. Blending stark realism with the surreal and fantastic, Eve L. Ewing’s narrative takes us from the streets of 1990s Chicag...
Love is a Dog From Hell
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mpn: new-Dec04-2016-c0024140, ean: 9780876853627, isbn: 0876853629,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
First published in 1977, Love Is a Dog from Hell is a collection of Bukowski's poetry from the mid-seventies. A classic in the Bukowski canon, Love Is a Dog from Hell is a raw, lyrical, exploration of the exigencies, heartbreaks, and limits of love....
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mpn: 26751837, ean: 9781501178320, isbn: 1501178326,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 35 reviews
Comedian Gabbie Hanna brings levity to the twists and turns of modern adulthood in this exhilarating debut collection of illustrated poetry.In poems ranging from the singsong rhythms of children’s verses to a sophisticated confessional style, Gabbi...
The Complete Poetry
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mpn: 9780812997873, ean: 9780812997873, isbn: 0812997875,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 59 reviews
The beauty and spirit of Maya Angelou’s words live on in this complete collection of poetry.Throughout her illustrious career in letters, Maya Angelou gifted, healed, and inspired the world with her words. Now the beauty and spirit of those words l...
I Love My Love
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ean: 9781449486761, isbn: 1449486762,
4.8 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
In short, poignant verses, Reyna Biddy's poems explore pain, emotional reckoning, and the power of self-love.The debut collection from 22-year-old poet Reyna Biddy, I Love My Love tells the story of Reyna's childhood, her parents’ toxic relati...
Planting Gardens in Graves
By Andrews McMeel Publishing
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ean: 9781449487171, isbn: 1449487173,
4.0 out of 5 stars with 56 reviews
From the beloved author of Whiskey, Words, and a Shovel comes the first volume in an all new series.r.h. Sin returns with a force in Planting Gardens in Graves: a powerful collection of poetry that hones in on the themes dearest to his readers. Thi...
Dog Songs: Poems
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ean: 9780143125839, isbn: 0143125834,
4.5 out of 5 stars with 45 reviews
“The popularity of [Dog Songs] feels as inevitable and welcome as a wagging tail upon homecoming.” —The Boston Globe Mary Oliver’s Dog Songs is a celebration of the special bond between human and dog, as understood through the poet’s relat...
Perrine's Sound and Sense: An Introduction to Poetry
By Brand: Cengage Learning
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ean: 9781428289703, isbn: 1428289704,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 49 reviews
A best-selling introduction to poetry for more than fifty years, PERRINE'S SOUND AND SENSE: AN INTRODUCTION TO POETRY succinctly covers the basics of poetry with detailed chapters on the elements of poetry, unique chapters on evaluating poetry, exemp...
Theocritus' Pastoral Analogies: The Formation of a Genre (Wisconsin Studies in Classics)
By University of Wisconsin Press
ean: 9780299129446, isbn: 0299129446,
4.3 out of 5 stars with 93 reviews
In a book as beautifully written as the poetry it celebrates, Kathryn Gutzwiller uses the famous Idylls of Theocritus to show us the formative processes at work in the creation of a literary genre—the pastoral—and how the very structure of a genr...
Ovid and Augustus: A Political Reading of Ovid's Erotic Poems
By Bristol Classical Press
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ean: 9780715635599, isbn: 071563559X,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 19 reviews
"Ovid and Augustus" deals with one of the most contentious issues in the study of Roman literature, the relationship between Augustan literary texts and Augustan politics. One of the central facts of Ovid's life is that he was exiled to the shores of...
Modern Spanish Prose: With a Selection of Poetry (7th Edition)
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ean: 9780132226776, isbn: 0132226774,
4.7 out of 5 stars with 14 reviews
For use in upper-level courses in Spanish Conversation and Composition, Spanish Conversation, and Intermediate Spanish. This collection of prose works and poetry by famous Hispanic authors features intellectually mature and appealing selection...
The News from Poems: Essays on the 21st-Century American Poetry of Engagement
By University of Michigan Press
ean: 9780472073184, isbn: 0472073184,
4.6 out of 5 stars with 230 reviews
The News from Poems examines a subgenre of recent American poetry that closely engages with contemporary political and social issues. This “engaged” poetry features a range of aesthetics and focuses on public topics from climate change, to the af...
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